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The Swinging Bridge Restaurant

Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“trout” (4 reviews)
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08:00 - 20:00All hours
$$ - $$$
Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My reviews are based on traveling by motorcycle for the most part. It is a nice drive for car but better in a motorcycle. Worth the drive to this town and restaurant. An old general store with a gift shop and restaurant. The shop is...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the ribs and they were excellent. The country band that was playing was great fun too (and not too loud).

Thank OttyTwo
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Please delete this draft and come up with a better way to delete draft reviews. I followed this advice on the user forum, and tried to accomplish this myself by deleting cookies, but to no avail. I'm happy to submit a review such as this...More

Thank JacobVonGerman
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stunning location in Craig County. The food here is excellent. My favorite on the menu, Bison, locally farmed. Other meats on the menu chicken and beef but the Bison is by far a wonderful treat. Home made sweet potato fries are excellent also. Great for...More

Thank 00Treasure
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I remember years ago when I first visited Paint Bank and it was only the General Store. What a nice surprise that it has been given a new lease on life. Arrived at around 1 on a Saturday so it was the "lunch rush." Had...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a great place to eat. The drive is the best part of the experience. Consider it like an adventure, maybe like driving over the hills and through the woods to grandma's house. The food and atmosphere is great, be prepared to pay however...More

Thank 2011wrx
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We heard about this place. Took a day trip to go and try it. It was worth the time. To come and visit. Just a good and comfortable place to eat. The place is smallest. So a wait mite be expected. The store is above...More

Thank michael s
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We went to The Swinging Bridge Restaurant on Labor Day. It sure was popular! We sat out on the porch because of the number of people that day. My husband had the bison and liked it; I had the chicken salad sandwich with cranberry sauce...More

1  Thank NancyLovesRehoboth
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch here after hiking McAfee's Knob on a beautiful day. Tory, our waitress was terrific and provides excellent service!

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Accidental discovery off the beaten motorcycle path! Searching for twisties and found this gem. Best buffalo burger I've had-- tell them put the mayo on the side and decide if you even need it. Stroll the grounds after you eat and check out the on...More

Thank coleenk122
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Paula B
Do you offer gluten free options
29 January 2017|
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Response from rlpnva | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry Paula but I did not ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Paint Bank
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